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Shares of WestRock Co. (WRK) shed 1.90% to $48.61 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around dismal trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index falling 1.08% to 4,115.77 and Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 0.81% to 32,910.90. WestRock Co. closed $9.45 below its 52-week high ($58.06), which the company reached on June 9th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as International Paper Co. (IP) fell 1.36% to $47.28, Packaging Corp. of America (PKG) fell 1.65% to $159.62, and Mondi PLC ADR fell 2.90% to $38.48. Trading volume (888,318) remained 1.4 million below its 50-day average volume of 2.3 M.
Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet. Data compiled June 8, 2022.
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June 08, 2022 17:29 ET (21:29 GMT)
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